University of Missouri - St Louis

College of Education

Adult and Higher Education


One University Boulevard

One University Blvd.

Saint Louis, MO 63121

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.Ed. Adult Eduation (online) M.Ed. Higher Education (campus based courses)

Format: Hybrid

Program Description:

The M.Ed. in Adult & Higher Education is intended for 1) faculty and other educators who want to improve their adult teaching skills 2) persons who occupy and seek to advance into administrative or management positions in a variety of educational settings; and 3) others who work with adults in a variety of agencies. The degree program includes courses in foundations, curriculum and teaching (including distance learning), organization and administration, research, and electives so that students can create an emphasis area to fit their career goals. To help address student interests, special topic seminars are offered from time to time. An internship in the student’s emphasis area is a required exit experience. Students elect either the adult education or higher education emphasis aera. For this degree program, students choose either an emphasis in Adult Education or an emphasis in Higher Education based upon specific career goals but can elect to take courses in the alternate area.



International Student Requirements:

6.5 score on IELTS test.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 32

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 415.20 instate plus 608.40 non-resident USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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